Protest of Inhumane St. Louis Horse Carriage Rides, on Anniversary of ‘King’ the Horse’s DeathDecember 21, 2015
Animal Legal Defense Fund and St. Louis Animal Rights Team continue to put pressure on city officials.
Runaway Carriage Horse on Streets of St. Louis: ALDF Files Restraining Order Against Reckless IndustryMay 1, 2015
ALDF has filed a request for a temporary restraining order against the St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commission after yet another horse ran wild through city streets, barely averting disaster.
Legally Brief: NYC Considers Ban on Carriage Horse IndustryDecember 8, 2014
In his first year in office, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is making good on his campaign promise to ban NYC’s horse-drawn carriages.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Asks Court to Force Regulation of St. Louis Carriage Horse IndustryDecember 2, 2014
Lawsuit filed to compel metro taxi commission to enforce laws protecting carriage horses.
Legally Brief: Traffic Reports Finally Released in Horse Carriage AccidentsNovember 20, 2014
ALDF has acquired shocking new records about horse-drawn carriage accidents documented by the New York Police Department (NYPD).
5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Carriage Horse IndustryOctober 28, 2014
Riding in a horse-drawn carriage may be the stuff of fairy tales. But what is it like for the horses who work day in and day out?
Animal Advocates Sue Bureau of Land Management Over Western Horses and Withheld Public RecordsSeptember 16, 2014
Roundups of wild horses on public lands stir controversy, feature in documentary exposé.
$5,000 Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest of Horse KillerSeptember 10, 2014
ALDF is offering a $5,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the perpetrator(s) who allegedly shot and killed a pony this past weekend.
NYPD’s Anti-Cruelty Initiative a SuccessAugust 12, 2014
The NYPD’s recent anti-cruelty initiative has, for many of New York’s animals, been a success.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Demands Regulation of St. Louis Horse-Drawn Carriage IndustryJuly 29, 2014
ALDF urges metro taxi commission to enforce laws protecting carriage horses.
Horse Carriage Ban the Only Meaningful Way to Protect NYC’s Carriage HorsesJune 5, 2014
Saverio Colarusso, the horse-drawn carriage driver charged with criminal animal cruelty in New York, is due back in court on June 16.
Judge Orders NYPD to Provide Records on Carriage Horses to ALDFApril 28, 2014
More great news for animals! In a hearing today, the New York Supreme Court sided with ALDF in an important case for New York’s carriage horses.
ALDF Offers $5,000 Reward in Monterey Horse Cruelty CaseApril 10, 2014
Reward offer reaches $6,000 to track down suspect.
Animal Advocates Sue U.S. Forest Service over California HorsesMarch 24, 2014
Wild horses couldn’t drag away broad coalition of groups filing suit against feds.
A Great Day for American HorsesJanuary 17, 2014
A bill signed today ensures that horses will not be slaughtered for human consumption in this country for the time being.